The European Disability and Development Week (EDDW) begins on 3 December which is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and concludes on 10 December which is International Human Rights Day.
Our Organization with Headquarter in Vienna is working to empower local Citizen to know, understand, secure and enforce their roles, responsibilities, and engagements for the success of the MDGs and forthcoming SDGs.
In 2011 the EU confirmed, both in word and in deed that human rights are at the centre of EU action around the globe.The following report outlines the advances made in the course of 2011, both in field of policy formulation and in the field.
February 6, 2012 - IOM Press release on the occasion of the 9th International day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genitale Multilation (FGM) calling for the adoption of more human-rights based legislation to end FGM.
(Document including the press release both in English and French.)